1 July 2018 Newsletter

Written by Brenda. Posted in Parish

Parish of the Holy Trinity 

          St Mary Magdalene     St Bartholomew   

         St Alban      St Edmund


Sunday 1 July 2018                                               Trinity 5

In Our Prayers:

In the Diocese: Springfield (All Saints) Susan Iskander, Dan Pierce, Roger McFarland

In the Anglican Communion: The Diocese of East Kerala (South India)

In the world: that the sense of global community created during the world cup will continue to develop.

With Christian Aid: Pray for peace in Israel and the occupied Palestinian territory this week.

In the Parish: those who live in Latimer Ave, Lawrence Rd, Lens Rd

Embertide: those celebrating anniversaries of Ordination, just ordained or about to be ordained: 2nd July Rev. Canon John Fellows (team vicar 1980-85) 40 years since priesting.  29 June Rev Sue 10 years since deaconing and John King to be deaconed on 15 September. 

The sick and suffering: Robert Akowuah, Julie Alale, McLeod Ashton, Joan Boyce, Zareen Choudry, Marjorie Chuku, Clarice, Alec Creggan, John Davies, Eileen Dorrington, Coraline Edwards, Paul Gray, Paula Gray, Gloria Hamilton, Alston Harry, Jeff Hayes, Ikemefuma Ifeyintya, Eunice Johnson, Emilda Lawrence, Norman Lipman, Theresa Lutterodt, Hazel Maidment, Fiona McGuiness, Yves Namuhoranye, Tony Osokoya, Les Rowe, Samuel, Brian Shipsides, Alice Singh, Marcia Sobers, John Turnpenny, Karen White.

Readings for 8 July: Ezekiel 2.1-5 2 Corinthians 12.2-10   Mark 6.1-13

Parish Birthdays – Happy Birthday to Amelie Mason, Kim Andrews, John King, Niah Lagunda, Joe Bence

Parish Trip Thank you to all who joined us for the Parish Trip to Guildford last week – a good time was had by all !

Thanks to all who came along to Bart’s to give May and Winnie a nice retirement party and a special thanks to the café staff for providing a delicious Pimms & strawberries afternoon tea.

Café News Tuesday 3 July at 1.30pm is BINGO !  All are welcome.

St Mary’s Today we welcome the family and friends of Chrissie as they join us for her baptism – please keep them in your prayers.

Congratulations to Louise and James on the wedding yesterday and best wishes to Sebastian and Rio as their marriage is blessed on Saturday.

Sunday 8th July 10am Burial of the Ashes of Alan Robb

Sunday 15th July 10am Burial of the Ashes of Ken McGrane

Saturday and Sunday 21st & 22nd July St.Mary Magdalene Festival Weekend (see flyer enclosed)

Sunday 29th July 10am Baptism of Isaiah

Last Call for the Stubbers BBQ  Today at Stubbers there will be service of thanksgiving followed by a BBQ at 13.30 – all are welcome.

Intercessary Prayer Group will meet after the Service on Sunday 15th July at St Bart’s.

Bible Study Group will meet at St Bart's on Wednesday 18th July at 1.30pm.  All are welcome.

Bereavement Counselling Group drop-in sessions will be held at St Bart’s on Tuesdays from 10am to 12 noon starting on 3rd July. If you’re interested in these sessions, please come along.

Coach for John’s ordination We have only 1 seat remaining on the coach for Chelmsford on 15 September at £15 each.  If you wish to book, please contact the Parish Office.

Saturday 15 September Introductory day for the diocesan Course in Christian Studies.  If you’re interested please speak to Rev Sue.

Who is St Paul ?  A series of presentations on the Apostle Paul.  Wednesday evenings 19 Sept to 7 Nov 7.30-9pm St John’s Stratford.  To book contact; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


St Mary’s DCC meeting is Wednesday at 7.30 pm in the Parish Room.

St Bart’s DCC meeting is next Sunday at 11.30am in the Luke Room.

PCC meeting 11 July 2018 at 7.30 pm at St Mary’s

St Edmunds’s DCC meeting is 18 July 2018 at 7.30 pm.


Weds 10.00 at St Edmund’s, Weds 18.30 at St Mary’s, Thurs 12.30 at St Bart’s

The Daily Office: Morning Prayer at 9am Mon & Thurs at St Bart’s, Tues at St Mary’s, Wed at St Edmund’s (9.30am)

The Parish Office is open   Monday – Friday 9.30am – 3.30pm

292b Barking Road, E6 3BA. Telephone 020 8470 0011 

email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  www.easthamparish.org.uk 

Registered Charity No: 1127847. Team Rector Revd Dr Sue Lucas 020 3662 8086 / 07976 901 389 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Team Vicar Revd Quintin Peppiatt 020 8471 8751.